Reference : V-P-AF-E-01909
Date : 09/01/2013
Country/Region : AFGHANISTAN
Caption : Kabul, ICRC orthopaedic centre. A father and boy awaiting treatment.
Photographer : MAGUIRE, Sean
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : The centre treats those born with congenital disabilities, as well as those who have lost limbs or become disabled due to conflict or accidents. The seven orthopaedic centres the ICRC operates offer the only chance for the disabled and those with limb loss due to conflict to receive artificial limbs, physiotherapy, wheelchairs and assistance with reintegration into education, society and the workforce.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 3888x2592
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour